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Dictionary of physiological measurement

Colin Barber

Dictionary of physiological measurement

by Colin Barber

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Published by MTP Press in Lancaster, England, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human physiology -- Measurement -- Dictionaries,
  • Human physiology -- Dictionaries,
  • Monitoring, Physiologic -- dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPhysiological measurement.
    Statementby C. Barber, B.H. Brown, and R.H. Smallwood.
    ContributionsBrown, B. H., Smallwood, R. H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP11 .B36 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination145 p. ;
    Number of Pages145
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2853051M
    ISBN 10085200737X
    LC Control Number84015446

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